Youtube is a fantastic resource for studying German. Similar to podcasts, they’re a great way to add some extra listening practice to your study routine. While they may lack the built-in structure of some online German courses, they’re nevertheless super useful.
Incorporating Youtube videos into your routine can make studying German a lot more fun. Not only that, since they’re created by native German speakers, you’ll get a more in-depth look at what the life of a German “Youtuber” or “Vlogger” is all about.
In the process, you’ll improve your German and understanding of German culture.
Here are 25 of the top German YouTube channels for you to add to your playlist. We’ve sorted them into beginner, intermediate, and advanced categories so you can find the ones that are the right fit for your current level.
I strongly believe that everyone studying German should listen to German podcasts. Luckily, that doesn’t mean listening to something that you’ll understand nothing of. There are some great options for everyone, from beginners to nearly fluent speakers.
After all, getting lots of exposure listening to German, especially at a level suitable to your own, is one of the best ways to improve.